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Emmanouil MYLONAKIS
Sport Water Polo
NOC Greece   
GenderMen
Born09 Apr 1985 in Khania, GRE
Height1.85 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Greek
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing water polo at age four in Chania, Greece.
Club / Team
Olympiacos Piraeus: Greece
Name of coach
Thodoris Vlachos [club], GRE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Wing
Handedness
Right
General Interest
Nicknames
Manolis (sportime.gr, 13 Jul 2018)
Hobbies
Travel. (allyou.gr, 19 Apr 2015)
Hero / Idol
Serbian water polo player Petar Trbojevic. (allyou.gr, 19 Apr 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You need to sweat to achieve the goals." (onsports.gr, 12 Mar 2012)
Famous relatives
His sister Anthi competed in water polo for Greece at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, winning a silver medal. (sports-reference.com, 2004)
Other information
INTERNATIONAL RETIREMENT
He retired from the Greek national team after the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (wpdworld.com, 12 Jul 2017)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
6 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Team  
9 2012 London, ENG Team  
7 2008 Beijing, CHN Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2015 Kazan, RUS Team  
6 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team  
6 2007 Melbourne, AUS Team  
3 2005 Montreal, CAN Team  
European Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2016 Belgrade, SRB Team  
6 2014 Budapest, HUN Team  
6 2012 Eindhoven, NED Team  
9 2010 Zagreb, CRO Team  
11 2008 Málaga, ESP Team  
6 2006 Belgrade, SRB Team